Refugio Tres Picos

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Hut/Campground
Location:
Nova Friburgo, Brazil, South America
County:
Nova Friburgo
Season:
Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
Elevation:
3937 ft / 1200 m
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Refugio Tres Picos
Created On: Mar 24, 2006
Last Edited On: Nov 13, 2009

Refúgio Tres Picos

Refúgio Tres Picos ( Tres Picos Refuge ) is one of the three huts on the Tres Picos main trail. Who rises Parque Estadual dos Tres Picos from São Lourenço road, I advise to stay in this hut. There are a natural pool, a beautiful waterfall close to the house, a good lawn and a particular vegetable plantation to increase the hiker/mountaineer diet.

Installations

The hut is simple but very comfortable. There are two fireplaces for cold nights; a good kitchen with a firewood stove; two baths with hot shower, 20 beds, a green outside area to camp close to the hut and a cook to make the best foods for the climbers/mountaineers.
Refugio Tres Picos

Getting There

Refugio Tres Picos is in Nova Friburgo town, 140 km from Rio de Janeiro. Take the BR-116 road to Teresópolis and, arriving there, turn to the right road called RJ-130 to Nova Friburgo. At Km 41, there is the entrance to São Lourenço road, Salinas Valley. A plate indicating IBELGA School and Tres Picos Circuit show the right way to there. more 3 km to the entrance of Parque Estadual dos Tres Picos ( Tres Picos State Park ) and, the hut is over there.

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